There are many different types of doctors.
Children - People Doctor
They include:
  • Paediatricians (work with children and adolescents)
  • Surgeons (perform operations)
  • Psychiatrists (work in mental health)
  • Anaesthetists (put people to sleep safely before operations)
  • Neurologists (deal in problems involving the brain and nerves)
  • Oncologists (work with people who have cancer)
  • Rheumatologists (deal with joint and limb problems)
  • Radiologists (deal with X-rays, MRI scans and other tests)
  • Ophthalmologists (work with people’s eyes and vision)

Consultants are doctors who work with people with a certain type of illness.

They help to carry out special tests or to give a certain treatment.